Rampart Ventures Ltd.

Rampart Ventures Ltd.

March 29, 2006 17:35 ET

Rampart Closes $2.3 Million Financing

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - March 29, 2006) - Rampart Ventures Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:RPT) is pleased to announce that it has received TSX Venture Exchange approval to closing the second tranche of its private placement announced on March 6, 2006. The Company closed on the remaining 9,200,000 units (of the 12,000,000 units announced) at a price of $0.25 per unit for gross proceeds of $2.3 million. Each unit is comprised of one common share and one share purchase warrant. Each warrant entitles the holder to acquire one additional common share of the Company at a price of $0.35 per share for a period of one year from the date of issuance. The shares and any shares acquired on exercise of the warrants are subject to a hold period expiring July 30, 2006. A finder's fee of $161,000 has been paid in connection with the second tranche closing.

On behalf of the Board of Directors

Marshall Bertram, Director, Rampart Ventures Ltd.

The statements contained in this release that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements, which involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from targeted results. Mineral resources which are not mineral reserves do not have demonstrated economic viability. The Company relies upon litigation protection for forward-looking statements.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

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